A startling new study by Boston University researchers found that after an examination of 111 deceased former NFL players, 99 percent of them had a progressive degenerative brain disease.
The study, which...
Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 at 09:46 AM CDT
Medicaid is a Matter of Life or Death for a 2-Year-Old in Pennsylvania
The health care debate played out inside the home of a Pennsylvania family with a child suffering from a a rare neuromuscular disorder as Senate Republicans continued to weigh which version of their bill will be...
Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 at 08:23 AM CDT
New Dallas Clinic Opens to Help Combat Opioid Crisis
Cardiac amyloidosis, also called stiff heart, occurs when abnormal proteins build up and settle in body tissues. If these amyloid proteins travel to the heart, it can be deadly, and sometimes the only option for...
Twin baby girls Paisleigh and Paislyn Martinez were born conjoined at the chest, with their hearts fused together. Doctors from University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital used groundbreaking technology...
Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 06:06 PM CDT
Burr-Hamilton? Angry Lawmaker Singles Out 'Female Senators'
Passions are running high on Capitol Hill — but pistols at 10 paces over health care?
GOP Rep. Blake Farenthold of Texas is angry with some fellow Republicans in the Senate who are balking at parts of...
Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 09:34 PM CDT
Girl's HIV Infection Seems Under Control Without AIDS Drugs
A South African girl born with the AIDS virus has kept her infection suppressed for more than eight years after stopping anti-HIV medicines — more evidence that early treatment can occasionally cause a long...